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Bridge Inspection Next Week Route 87 in Forks Township, Sullivan County


Montoursville, PA Motorists are advised of a lane restriction next week on Route 87 in Forks Township, Sullivan County, for a bridge inspection.

On Tuesday, September 26, 2023, the contractor will be inspecting the bridge that carries Route 87 over the Little Loyalsock Creek, located approximately 5.5 miles east of Forksville Borough. Motorists can expect a lane restriction with flagging while crews use an underbridge crane to perform the inspection.  Work will be performed between the hours of 8:00 AM and 4:00 PM, weather permitting.

Motorists should be alert, expect delays in travel, slow down, watch for lane changes, and drive with caution through the work zone.

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